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By Andy Gray BBC NI Sport What will be the impact on Northern Irish motorsport?   We are in times like we have never experienced before. Much has been made about the future of our society, our schools, our businesses and our lives. Ultimately, the truth is, nobody really knows the impact this virus will

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Ulster Superbike Championship Round One Bishopscourt Racing Circuit  21st March 2020  With just over a week to go until the opening round of the 2020 Ulster Superbike championship the provisional entry list for the Superbikes and Supersport  classes have  been released. Any one still wanting an entry should contact race secretary Mark Harrison as soon as possible

Ernie Coates Track Days

Friday, 17 January 2020 by

BISHOPSCOURT TRACK DAY – Saturday 4th April🏍 NEW DATES NOW RELEASED! Tag your friends. BOOK YOUR SPOT >>> Ernie Coates Track Days is back again this year with our first Bishopscourt Track Day on Saturday 4th April. We welcome riders of all abilities from novice to professional with different groups for each. At our Bishopscourt

Classic Bike Festival

Monday, 29 July 2019 by

Motorcycle Racing in Ireland is world renowned since its first meeting in 1903 and for the very first time in Ireland there will be a dedicated motorcycle festival at the Bishopscourt racing circuit on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August. It has been a dream of 11-time TT winner Phillip McCallen to celebrate the unique

              Anyone heading to Bishopscourt Racing Circuit from Downpatrick direction please Ignore the Road Closed Signs. The closure is due to a collapsed bridge which is past the circuit entrance so there are no access restrictions. Regards Roy Biggerstaff Circuit Manager

  Improved Ulster Superbike Championship launches alongside all new prize pot for competitors The MCUI (UC) has announced the launch of a revamped and reinvigorated short circuit championship, now known as the ‘Ulster Superbike Championship’. The governing body for road racing, short circuits and trials in Ulster has also revealed an all – new overall

Arial Photos

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 by

A couple of photos of Bishopscourt Racing Circuit taken from a helicopter during the Sunflower Trophy weekend.

  Darren James.                       Words and Pictures Baylon McCaughey.   Canadian Darren James is no stranger to Northern irish race fans, James has competed at the North West 200  where has taken top ten finishes, and Armoy road races as well as the Sunflower Trophy race

                  Words and picture Baylon McCaughey   The name Shand  is quite popular when it comes to motorcycle race paddock, Looking back over the years, we have seen les Shand, frontrunner at road races, and we cannot forget the sidecar Shands who have been good supporters of

Sunflower Trophy Races

Monday, 16 October 2017 by

All systems go for Sunflower Celebrations.                   Words Baylon McCaughey. The 2017 Sunflower Trophy Races take place next Friday/Saturday 20th/21st October at the Bishopscourt race circuit. For both the organizing club and Main Race Sponsor, Jim Finlay, it will be a Double celebration, For J.A.S.Finlay, this will be the